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LG 42LB5500

alaTest has collected and analyzed 351 reviews of LG 42LB5500. The average rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People are impressed by the design and sound. The usability and image quality also get good views.

price, image quality, usability, sound, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the LG 42LB5500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for LG 42LB5500

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 user reviews of LG 42LB5500 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the usability. The price also gets good feedback.

price, usability

75% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: LG 42LB5500 42 Inch Full HD LED TVLG 42LB5500 42 Inch Full HD LED TV

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

fantastic picture quality

 

" LG 42lb5500 what an absolute bargain! Fantastic picture, great sound and easy set up. My kids love playing Xbox on this, amazing value for money. "

Apr, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

NOT REALLY HD READY

 

" In speaking with Freeview today, I now find that I have to get an HD box to see the Freeview HD channels. Not ahppy about this at all. Now that this is on sale for over £100 cheaper than what I paid, I can see why "

Apr, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Good product

 

" Very good product, value for money. "

Apr, 2016

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

LG 42LB5500

 

Does what I need, looks good, works well and the price worked too...

Not as many input output options but I have a media receiver to make up for that...

Oct, 2015

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Quality Product at quality price

 

" LG is a quality brand in this particular field of electrical products. I have previous owned an LG 42" TV so wanted to stick with a brand you can trust and this TV doesn't disappoint. Still the same quality as my previous but much more sleek n...

Aug, 2015

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

LG 42LB5500 42 Inch Full HD LED TV.

 

" It's good value for money - big screen, bright picture. "

Aug, 2015

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Good value during promotion

 

" The picture quality is great. Its just that sometimes when I use netflix some movies have variety of colours and you have to adjust the picture settings. Also when you are playing xbox, you have to adjust the settings. Connectivity good enough for...

Aug, 2015

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

very easy to use and set up

 

" Very pleased with my purchase excellent value for money very good service provided by argos "

Aug, 2015

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

like the look

 

" nice clear picture and sound "

Aug, 2015

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

great value tv

 

" This tv was at a great price being on sale so.i.snapped it up its a amazing tv would have paid full price for this tv "

Aug, 2015

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio decoders:Dolby Digital
Audio decoding technologies:Dolby Digital
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:10

Design

Color of product:Black

Display

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:42
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
HD type:Full HD
LED backlighting type:Direct-LED
Motion interpolation frequency:100
Motion interpolation technology:MCI (Motion Clarity Index)
Screen shape:Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported video modes:1080p

Energy Management

Annual Energy Consumption:74
Energy efficiency compliance:A+
Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):51

Ergonomics

VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:400 x 400

Management Features

Smart modes:Cinema, Energy saving, Game, Sports, Standard, Vivid

Networking

Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Wi-Fi: No

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC
Desktop stand: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes

Performance

Ambient light sensor: Yes
Audio formats supported:AAC, AC3, EAC3, HAAC, MP3, PCM
Image formats supported:JPG

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) in:1
Common interface (CI): Yes
Common interface Plus (CI+): No
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Digital audio optical out:1
DVI port: No
HDMI ports quantity:2
Headphone outputs:1
PC in (D-Sub): No
RF ports quantity:1
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Power

Annual Energy Consumption:74
Energy efficiency class:A+
Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):51

Smart TV

Internet TV: No
Smart TV: No
Timeshift: Yes

TV Tuner

Tuner Type:Analog & digital

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:2.21
Depth (with stand):8.58
Height:22.4
Height (with stand):24.1
Weight:20.3
Width:37.8
Width (with stand):37.8